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Japan missile defence drill aims to ease concern over North Korean threat

Japan missile defence drill aims to ease concern over North Korean threat

Japan opened a missile defence drill to the public on Wednesday, a move it says will reassure the country it is ready to counter any missile attack by neighbouring North Korea.

Jun 21, 2017, 12:12 PM IST

41 IAS officers transferred in UP, tainted LDA VC shunted out

The UP government on Tuesday shunted out tainted Vice Chairman of Lucknow Development Authority Satyendra Singh while effecting a major bureaucratic reshuffle involving 41 IAS officers in the second such drill in less than a week.

Apr 18, 2017, 16:32 PM IST

Taiwan warns of increasing threat as Chinese warships conduct drill

Taiwan warned on Tuesday that "the threat of our enemies is growing day by day", as Chinese warships led by the country`s sole aircraft carrier sailed towards the island province of Hainan through the South China Sea on a routine drill.

Dec 27, 2016, 09:33 AM IST

US, Philippine marines launch what could be their last joint drills

US and Philippine marines on Tuesday kicked off what could be their last joint military exercises in the Philippines' main Luzon island and Palawan.

Oct 04, 2016, 10:16 AM IST

China air force conducts drill in west Pacific Ocean

China`s air force conducted its first drill above the western Pacific Ocean on Monday, the Defence Ministry said, in a move that could exacerbate tensions with its South China Sea neighbours including Taiwan and the Philippines.

Mar 30, 2015, 17:15 PM IST
MS Dhoni in focus as India return to ODI grind

MS Dhoni in focus as India return to ODI grind

After a fielding-only drill, the Indian cricket team returned to the grind on Friday with an intense net session here, continuing their build-up towards the ODI-leg of their Australian tour.

Jan 16, 2015, 16:45 PM IST

South Korea nuclear plants stage drill against cyber attack

 South Korea`s nuclear power plant operator launched a two-day drill Monday, testing its ability to thwart a cyber attack, after a series of online information leaks by a suspected hacker.

Dec 22, 2014, 13:37 PM IST

Russia launches military preparedness drill

Russia has launched a military preparedness drill that includes moving troops in Siberia and the Urals to other locations, a military official said on Friday.

Jun 20, 2014, 14:08 PM IST

US troops to participate in military drill in Jordan

US troops will take part in a multinational military exercise in Jordan next week in a bid to demonstrate the US commitment to security and stability in the region, the Pentagon said Monday.

May 20, 2014, 10:14 AM IST

Woman gets part of dentist`s drill lodged in her lung

In a horrifying incident, a woman in Sweden ended up with part of a dentist`s drill in her right lung after she swallowed it during surgery.

Jan 02, 2013, 14:55 PM IST

Global N-terrorism drill begins in Moscow

Exercises in countering nuclear terrorism started here in the Russian capital Thursday that involved 58 countries as well as international observers, the Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) said.

Sep 27, 2012, 21:25 PM IST

South Korea to stage major drill in Yellow Sea

South Korea will hold a major
military exercise near the disputed Yellow Sea border with North Korea later this month.

Mar 14, 2012, 14:18 PM IST

N Korea conducts drill, US military Chief in Seoul

N Korea fired artillery shells in a suspected military drill, spooking markets on Wednesday.

Dec 08, 2010, 11:58 AM IST

Iran launches biggest air defence drill

The Iranian Army Tuesday launched its biggest nationwide air defence drill to prepare against any possible attacks "on public or nuclear sites" in the country, the state-run Press TV reported.

Nov 17, 2010, 00:31 AM IST

US police drill prepares against 26/11 style attack

US police carried out a drill to prepare against attacks on the lines of the 26/11 Mumbai attacks.

Oct 15, 2010, 16:37 PM IST

S Korean troops stage major drill near tense border

The drill follows an anti-submarine exercise by the South`s Navy last week.

May 31, 2010, 15:10 PM IST

Iran denounces US "nuclear threats", to hold drill

Iran`s supreme leader denounced on Wednesday US "nuclear threats" against the Islamic Republic, and its elite military force said it would stage war games in a waterway crucial for global oil supplies.

Apr 21, 2010, 20:32 PM IST

US test-fires Trident missile in drill with Saudis

The United States test-fired a
submarine-launched ballistic missile capable of carrying
nuclear warheads during a joint military exercise on Wednesday with
Saudi Arabia, a Western military official said.

Mar 31, 2010, 23:02 PM IST

Painless plasma jets to replace dentist`s dreaded drill

Plasma jets capable of destroying tooth decay-causing bacteria could be an effective and less painful alternative to the dentist`s drill, says a new study.

Jan 20, 2010, 16:04 PM IST

Painless plasma jets to replace dentist`s dreaded drill

Plasma jets capable of destroying tooth decay-causing bacteria could be an effective and less painful alternative to the dentist`s drill, says a new study.

Jan 20, 2010, 00:00 AM IST